Bigelow's New Company Wants to Build a Space Station to Compete with China
The billionaire hotelier announced the formation of a new space company today, and why he thinks NASA and China are the biggest threats to LEO commercial space stations.
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Trump’s Plan to Privatize the ISS Exposes Rifts in Spaceflight Community
A proposal to cut federal support for the ISS in the 2020s amplifies the wider debate over the interplay between the public and private space spheres.
Lost Coins Help Prop Up the Multibillion-Dollar Car Recycling Industry
The US Mint recently began accepting mutilated coins from scrap recyclers after a 2 year hiatus while it investigated an alleged massive Chinese coin fraud operation.
The Dangerous Downside to DARPA’s New Repair Satellite
One country's orbital mechanic could be another’s saboteur.
Tech Companies' Transparency Efforts May Be Inadvertently Causing More Censorship
When should American companies comply with government censorship requests?
Ex-NSA Hackers Worry China And Russia Will Try to Arrest Them
The US government has been indicting foreign government hackers, and American government hackers are worried China and Russia might start doing the same to them.
Why Is the Air Force Using Stealth Fighters to Blow Up Crude Drug Labs?
"The reality is we are fighting two wars, in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the F-22 has not performed a single mission in either theater."
OnePlus Phones Were Shipped With a Hidden Backdoor
A pre-installed factory app called Engineer Mode can root devices.
China Is Testing Silent ‘Magnetic Drive’ Submarines to Evade the US Navy
The less noise a sub makes, the harder it is to detect on sonar.
Hong Kong Has No Space Left for the Dead
"Where will the bodies go?"
Beware Indestructible 'Hypersonic Missiles'
The US, Russia, and China are all separately developing these speedy munitions, which can fly faster than 3,000 miles per hour.
China Is Another Step Closer to Building a Quantum Internet
China's quantum satellite just facilitated the first intercontinental video call secured using quantum encryption.
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